South African Embassy in Muscat

The Embassy of South Africa is located in Muscat which is the city of Oman.

Moving towards the Head of Mission of the embassy of South Africa located in Oman is Mr Manabile Shogole, Ambassador. The primary purpose of an Embassy is to provide assistance to the citizens who travel or want to live in the host country. You need to have several documents for this purpose, and an embassy provides you all of the consulate services. To visit the embassy, you must make your appointment and choose the date/time that is available on the schedule.

Weather & Time
Sun, Apr 21, 19:20
 29° C,
Clear sky,  Clouds 0 %,
Wind 1.63 m/s,  1010 hpa

Head of Mission: Mr Manabile Shogole, Ambassador

COVID-19 Statistics - South Africa
Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) disease the South African Embassy in Muscat could have adjusted its office hours or services. Please do confirm personally.

South Africa Tourists Details
South Africa is a beautiful place to visit. It is quite popular for tourism as it has a number of historical places, and many other spots for tourists. Every year, a number of tourists visit South Africa.

Consular Services
Several consular services are provided by the embassy of South Africa situated in Oman. These may include visa or passport processing, marriage registration along with document legalization as well. Apart from this, Oman has a representation in South Africa. The consulate services are granted to visitors from Oman to South Africa as well as to Afghan citizens in Oman. These consulate services are listed below:

  • Process passport applications
  • Process visa applications
  • Notarizing documents
  • Legalization of documents
  • Absentee Tazkera
  • Issuing emergency travel documents
  • Power of attorney
  • Birth Certificate
  • Criminal Record Check
  • Application forms
  • Authentication of documents

South Africa VISAS
Following are the types of visas provided by this embassy to be used by the citizens:

  • South Africa Tourist Visa
  • Visit Visa
  • Business Visa
  • Work Visa
  • Medical Visa
  • Study Visa
  • Relatives’ Visa
  • Exchange Visa
  • Retired Persons’ Visa

You can book your appointments to visit the embassy by contacting them through phone call/ email or check schedules on their official website. It is mandatory to contact before visiting the embassy because the office hours may vary.

*Please help us to update with correct information for South African Embassy in Muscat, if you find this information is not correct.


El Fateh Mahgoub Abdelnabi

I'm a Sudanese national residing in Oman. I want to visit South Africa for 7 days. Can I have a visa?

Rene Engelbrecht

Embasy of South Africa in Oman is closed. Where can I find the nearest emabssy of South Africa?

Sumayyah Akbar

I am an Indian residing in Oman.I want to apply for south Africa tourist visa in


Dear the Embassy of South Africa, I hope this letter finds you well. My name is Ali, and I am writing to express a small request. I have a profound admiration for South Africa , its rich history, and its vibrant culture. It would be an honor for me to receive a South African flag as a symbol of my admiration for your country. I'd like to emphasize that this is not an ordinary request. I aim to make this process enjoyable and unique. Therefore, I kindly ask if you could consider being creative and responding to my request in an original way. Perhaps you could send the flag with a puzzle, a short story, or a poem that conveys the significance of the South African flag and culture in a distinctive manner. I understand that this request is somewhat unconventional, but I believe it could be a wonderful opportunity to strengthen the connections between our two nations and create a positive bond. If you could consider this request, I would be sincerely grateful. Thank you in advance for your attention, and I hope that you will consider fulfilling my request with enthusiasm and creativity. Yours sincerely, Ali

Saiju Payyampallil Salim

I am an Indian citizen,resident of Oman.Would like to visit South africa for attending a business meeting.Could you please advise the requirement for issue the Visa.

Fathima Adi

I tried calling for appointment no response can u please give me an appointment in a sout african citizen Visiting oman n need to visit the en barry please reply my message



Uttam Kotian

I want to apply for South Africa Visa me & my wife, Can i get an appointment to come & discuss the same,